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23Nov2017
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The Evolution of Cyber Campaigns in Russia’s Near Abroad (and Beyond), from the 1990s to the Present

Speaker: Benjamin Smalley

At the Graduate Research Forum of the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, Benjamin Smalley (University of Toronto) will present...

Location: Room SS 2098, Sidney Smith Hall, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3

24Nov2017
Liberty Leading the People. Painting by Eugène Delacroix (1830)

Policing the Media in the French Revolution

Speaker: Prof. Jane McLeod (Associate Professor Of History-Brock University)

Jane McLeod is associate professor of history at Brock University. She is the author of Licensing Loyalty: Printers, Patrons and the State in Early Mo...

Location: oom 208N North, Munk School of Global Affairs, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 3K7

29Nov2017
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Qazaqlik, or Ambitious Brigandage, and the Formation of the Qazaqs

Speaker: Joo-Yup Lee

The first book to comprehensively cover the emergence of Kazakh identities within the broader cultural and political context of Central Eurasia. Avoid...

Location: NMC Conference Room, Bancroft Building 200B, 4 Bancroft Ave, Toronto, ON M5S 1C1

30Nov2017
Piero della Francesca, “Finding the True Cross” from the cycle “The Legend of the True Cross” (1452–1456). Basilica of San Francesco, Arezzo

The Cross, the Medici, and the Jews

Speaker: Prof. Gianni Cicali

The Medici family had a particular devo¬tion to the Holy Cross of Jesus. One mem¬ber of the family even wrote a long sacred play based on the legend...

Location: Room 406, Carr Hall, 100 St Joseph St, Toronto, ON M5S 2C4

07Dec2017
Gerald Larkin Building

Nine ‘Small’ Islands: The Development of China’s South China Sea Islands Claim during the 1930s

Speaker: Chris Chung

At the Graduate Research Forum of the Bill Graham Centre for Contemporary International History, Chris Chung (University of Toronto) will present a pa...

Location: Room LA200, Gerald Larkin Building, 15 Devonshire Pl, Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

07Dec2017
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Intangible Cultural Heritage Lecture

Speaker: Dr. Wade Davis

Named by the National Geographic Society as one of the Explorers for the Millennium, Dr. Wade Davis has been described as “a rare combination of sci...

Location: Isabel Bader Theatre, 93 Charles Street West, Toronto, ON M5S 2C7

08Dec2017
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Jim Doak Lecture Series with Mark Lilla

Speaker: Prof. Mark Lilla (Humanities-Columbia University)

Lecture in English followed by Discussion in French and English The May 7 French election has been portrayed in the North American Press as an overwhe...

Location: Spadina Theatre, 24 Spadina Rd, Toronto, ON M5R 2S7

16Jan2018
Anon., “The Field of the Cloth of Gold” c.1545 (detail). Oil on canvas. Royal Collection Trust, U.K.

Renaissance Repasts on the Road: Feeding Nobles During Journeys

Speaker: Prof. Ryan Whibbs

Noble kitchens have long fascinated food historians. During the Renaissance, in particular, many noble and royal households maintained large kitchen d...

Location: Victoria University Senior Common Room, rear of 91 Charles St W, Toronto, ON M5S 1K5

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